Lebenslauf     Harald Jockusch

Studium der Biologie und Chemie in Frankfurt/Main, Tübingen und München

Doktorarbeit auf dem Gebiet der Molekularen Pflanzenvirologie am Max-Planck-Institut für Biologie in Tübingen

Promotion 1966 an der Universität Tübingen, Habilitation für Biologie dort 1971

davor Postdoc in Madison, Wisconsin, danach am Biozentrum der Universität Basel

1977-81 Professor für Neurobiologie in Heidelberg

ab 1981 bis heute Professor für Entwicklungsbiologie und molekulare Pathologie an der Universität Bielefeld

dort 1988-1991 Prorektor für Forschung und wissenschaftlichen Nachwuchs, 1998-2000 Dekan der Fakultät für Biologie

Mitbegründer und erster Koordinator des Schwerpunkts "Muskelforschung" der Deutschen Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)

Mitglied des wissenschaftlichen Beirats der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Muskelkranke

Mitbegründer und 1993 bis 1996 Sprecher des Sonderforschungsbereichs der DFG SFB 223 "Pathomechanismen zellulärer Wechselwirkungen"

Mitbegründer und Sprecher des Sonderforschungsbereiches SFB 549


Curriculum Vitae

Harald Jockusch

Personal data:

Name: Harald H. Jockusch

Professor of Developmental Biology and Molecular Pathology at the University of Bielefeld, Germany

 

Scientific career

1958 – 1963

Studies of Biology and Chemistry at the Universities of Frankfurt, Munich, and Tübingen, Germany

1963 – 1966

Thesis work on molecular genetics of the tobacco mosaic virus (TMV) at the Max-Planck-Institute for Biology, Tübingen

1966

Doctoral degree in Genetics and Microbiology at the University of Tübingen

1967 – 1968

Research associate at the Max-Planck-Institute for Biology,Tübingen

Professional experience

1968 - 1970

Postdoctoral Fellow at the Biophysics Laboratory, University of Wisconsin (work on RNA bacteriophages)

1971

Lectureship in Biology, University of Tübingen

1970 - 1975

Group Leader at the Max Planck Institute for Biology, Tübingen (work on RNA phages and on hormone-induced morphogenesis in moulds)

1975 - 1977

Assistant Professor at the University of Basel, Switzerland (genetics of neuromuscular interactions in the mouse)

1977 - 1981

Professor of Neurobiology, University of Heidelberg

1981 - 2004

Professor of Developmental Biology at the University of Bielefeld

1985 

Co-Organizer of a "Special Collaborative Programme" funded by the German Research Council (SFB 223: "Pathomechanisms of Cellular Interactions")

1991 - 1992

Prorector for Research at the University of Bielefeld

1993 - 1996

Speaker of the SFB 223

1998 - 2004

Co-Organizer and Speaker of a new Special Collaborative Programme (SFB 549: "Macromolecular Processing and Signalling in the Extracellular Matrix ")

1998 - 2000

Chairman of the Faculty of Biology (Rotating Chairmanship)

2000 - 2001

Project leader within new Graduate Program "Bioinformatics"

Current research interests:

Cell-to-cell signalling, extracellular matrix in development and regeneration

hereditary neuromuscular diseases (pathophysiology, molecular genetics)

comparative genomics (man/mouse) of vertebrates

stress phenomena in virus-host interactions (TMV/tobacco tissue)

E-Mail: h.jockusch@uni-bielefeld.de          Fax: ++49 (7664) 619948  •  phone: ++49 (7664) 408004 

 Home page:     uni-bielefeld.de/biologie/Entwicklungsbiologie

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